Pleading The Fifth

We hear, from time to time, the phrase"Pleading The Fifth". It is in reference to the Fifth Amendment of the American constitution which  "protects individuals from being compelled to be witnesses against themselves in...

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I just returned from a quick trip to Nicaragua and Guatemala. I got to meet some amazing people. I am reminded of these who are living out the principles that Jesus taught. Feeding and clothing the poor; caring for the sick; visiting those in...

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The More Of Life

I am writing this blog from Managua, Nicaragua. I have had the privilege of spending a few days with an amazing and gifted family who have a heart and passion to bring life change to the people they serve. Managua shows all the signs of cultural...

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Downtown Eastside

"The Downtown Eastside (DTES) has long been notorious for poverty, crime and open drug use. But the situation here has never seemed worse, or more frightening. Walking through it Monday morning, I saw more than two dozen women and men sitting or...

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The Unreported Stories

I am a news junkie. I enjoy keeping abreast of the day's events, partly because I have friends around the world. Being aware gives me a better understanding of how to pray and how I might be proactive in my support of them. My favorite journalist...

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Please know that I love to speak with my Father and to bring others before Him in prayer. I have this unfailing belief that He both hears and answers the prayers of His children.
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Dave Griggs, MDiv